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Poster: cashel Date: Jun 24, 2004 4:25pm
Forum: movie_of_the_week Subject: NEWS of the DAY VJ day in SAN FRANCISCO

"At4pm(pacific war time) President Truman announced the surrender of Japan. Spontaneous demonstrations broke out in San Francisco. All 30 air raid sirens were sounded and thousands of people ran into the streets. Ticker tape and shredded telephone books were thrown from windows"

This post was modified by cashel on 2004-06-24 23:25:17